Physician assistants’ petition aims to ease prescription access in Virginia

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It isn’t unheard of in Virginia for patients to go days without access to certain prescribed medications, if the order was written by a physician assistant. However, a petition to remove a regulatory requirement that members of the medical industry say is primarily responsible for the delays is being considered by the Virginia Board of Medicine during its next meeting […]

Driver shoots at car, hits at least 2 homes in Henrico neighborhood

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Surveillance video shows the suspected car of the drive-by shooter who opened fire in an Eastern Henrico neighborhood Friday night, according to neighbors. Police said it happened just after 7:20 p.m. along Carmen Lane off Nine Mile Road when a silver-colored sedan was followed into the neighborhood by what neighbors described as either a black Dodge Charger or a black […]

This camp is empowering girls to join the construction industry

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A camp in Central Virginia is working to change the face of the construction industry. The National Association of Women in Construction’s (NAWIC) Richmond branch held a day camp for middle school girls at Henrico’s Adult Learning Center in Regency Mall, to teach them the ins and outs of the industry. Students at RVA’s Camp NAWIC got hands-on experiencing using […]

Business in brief: July 24, 2023

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Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer recently announced the following lease transactions in Henrico County: Virginia Housing Alliance – leased 1,059 SF of office space at Park Place, 2800 Patterson Avenue (Amy J. Broderick and Kate Hosko represented the landlord); Maxum Genesis Group, Inc. – leased 5,400 SF of industrial space at Staples Mill Business Center, 8209-8231 Hermitage Road (Gregg Beck […]

Henrico News Minute – July 24, 2023

How many affordable rental housing units does Henrico need?; why some high school students are spending their summers learning new trades; a Varina woman celebrates her 100th birthday.

Virginia woman celebrates 100th birthday enveloped by family and friends: ‘Everybody loves her’

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A Varina woman celebrated a milestone birthday Sunday surrounded by family and friends. A birthday bash was held for Jeanette Robb, a former longtime school bus driver for Henrico County Public Schools, as she turned 100 years old. Those who know Ms. Robb describe her as independent and sweet as can be. Click here to continue reading this article from […]